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How I Got Here, episode 44 - Azim Barodawala of Volantio

October 1, 2020

Azim Barodawala appeared as a guest on the show, How I Got Here, a weekly series produced by PhocusWire and Mozio, aimed at getting the inside stories behind startups and innovation in travel and transportation.

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Connecting flight passengers and airlines to avoid denied boarding

July 15, 2019

Fittingly for a company that assists airlines, it is global having been founded in Melbourne Australia in 2014 but now based in Atlanta, Georgia in the US. Volantio’s main proposition is its Yana platform which launched in 2017 to help airlines to accommodate overbooked passengers.​

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Five pioneering startups graduate from SIA Accelerator Programme; AppChallenge 2019 launched

July 11, 2019

NUS Enterprise, the entrepreneurial arm of the National University of Singapore (NUS) and Singapore Airlines (SIA) have revealed that five startup companies have graduated from the inaugural SIA Accelerator Programme.

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Flight Optimization Startup Volantio Secures Investment, Partnership From Airline IT Giant

June 30, 2019

Volantio, the travel tech startup that allows airlines and their customers to optimize booking, has secured an investment and a strategic partnership with Amadeus, a travel IT giant that works with over 120 carriers around the world.​

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The Travel is Your Business Podcast

June 18, 2019

Our CEO Azim Barodawala sits with John Matson and Bess Chapman to discuss Volantio's history, his take on running a successful startup, and where he sees the company going in the future.

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Amadeus Backs Startup Volantio to Help Airlines Manage Overbooked Flights

June 3, 2019

Volantio, a startup that helps airlines rebook flexible passengers on emptier flights, said on Monday it had signed investment and commercial deals with Amadeus, the travel technology giant...​

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Amadeus and Volantio announce a new partnership to help airlines optimize capacity and increase revenues

June 3, 2019

Amadeus announces two deals with Volantio today. The travel tech startup will receive funding from Amadeus’ startup investment program Amadeus Ventures. At the same time, the startup has signed a new partnership with Amadeus which will enable airlines to easily integrate Volantio’s innovative solution with Amadeus Altéa technology....​

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Progress needs real teamwork: why we’re big on partnerships

May 29, 2019

The Accenture Amadeus Alliance’s  startup competition Air Pitch  is a great example of how we are fostering innovation and collaboration. Volantio, the winner, spent a week  at the Accenture Amadeus Innovation Center in Dublin​...​

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The Accenture Amadeus Alliance and Volantio sprinting in hot pursuit of innovation for airlines

April 26, 2019

After much deliberation, one start-up emerged as victorious. Volantio, based in the US state of Georgia, stood out among the rest. Volantio helps airlines maximize revenues and decrease costs through greater capacity utilization...

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Volantio and the Accenture Amadeus Alliance Take Collaboration To New Heights

April 17, 2019

More than 50 companies participated, sharing disruptive ideas that reimagined loyalty, reconsidered payments technology, and focused on revenue management. And while all the fresh ideas had potential, the winner of the competition was Volantio, a platform that helps airlines minimize unsold seats and maximize revenues...

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